NPAN Condemns Invasion of the Sun, Seeks Justice

[Guardian] Lagos -The Newspaper Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (NPAN) has condemned the action of operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), saying it is violation of press freedom.

[Guardian] Lagos -The Newspaper Proprietors' Association of Nigeria (NPAN) has condemned the action of operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), saying it is violation of press freedom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Let’s Rally Behind President John Magufuli On Mineral Thievery War

[Daily News] The second probe team led by Professor Nehemiah Osoro presented its report to President John Magufuli on Monday, throwing away any shadow of doubt that all is not well in the mining sector.

[Daily News] The second probe team led by Professor Nehemiah Osoro presented its report to President John Magufuli on Monday, throwing away any shadow of doubt that all is not well in the mining sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Police to Promote Officers Killed in Imo Bank Robbery

[Guardian] Owerri -The Imo State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Chris Ezike, yesterday disclosed that the police would confer posthumous promotion on two officers killed during a bank robbery in Owerri, the state capital.

[Guardian] Owerri -The Imo State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Chris Ezike, yesterday disclosed that the police would confer posthumous promotion on two officers killed during a bank robbery in Owerri, the state capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Drama At Sports Federations’ Elections

[Guardian] It was all drama yesterday at the National Stadium, Abuja, where elections into the various sports federations were held to usher in new boards for the bodies.The drama started as soon as delegates to the polls arrived at the venue in the mo…

[Guardian] It was all drama yesterday at the National Stadium, Abuja, where elections into the various sports federations were held to usher in new boards for the bodies.The drama started as soon as delegates to the polls arrived at the venue in the morning only to discover that some of their prospective candidates had either been disqualified or had their names replaced in the list of eligible candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Desopadec Boss Blames Youths for Disinvestment, Applauds PIB

[Guardian] Asaba -The Executive Director, Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Philip Gbasin, has blamed insecurity arising from cultism, kidnaping, extortion and harassment by Niger Delta youths as the major reasons for t…

[Guardian] Asaba -The Executive Director, Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Philip Gbasin, has blamed insecurity arising from cultism, kidnaping, extortion and harassment by Niger Delta youths as the major reasons for the disinvestment by multinational oil corporations from the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Are Fewer Than 6,000 Babies Born HIV+ Every Year, As Zuma Said?

[Africa Check] South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma highlighted the success of his administration’s HIV policies in parliament recently. Does official data back up his claim that fewer than 6,000 babies are born HIV+ every year?

[Africa Check] South Africa's President Jacob Zuma highlighted the success of his administration's HIV policies in parliament recently. Does official data back up his claim that fewer than 6,000 babies are born HIV+ every year?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Identify City Musician Suspected of Pushing British Girlfriend Off Apartment

[Nation] Police have released the identity of a Nairobi musician arrested for allegedly pushing his British girlfriend from their sixth floor apartment in Lavington.

[Nation] Police have released the identity of a Nairobi musician arrested for allegedly pushing his British girlfriend from their sixth floor apartment in Lavington.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Calls for Nigerian Govt to Resist Morocco’s Move to Join ECOWAS

[Guardian] Abuja -The Association of Retired Career Ambassadors of Nigeria (ARCAN) yesterday called on the Nigerian government to resist any attempt by other member countries of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to admit Morocco into t…

[Guardian] Abuja -The Association of Retired Career Ambassadors of Nigeria (ARCAN) yesterday called on the Nigerian government to resist any attempt by other member countries of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to admit Morocco into the regional body.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Concourt to Rule If Minister Must Pay for Social Grants Case

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini will find out on Thursday if she is personally liable for legal costs incurred in the social grants matter the Constitutional Court heard in March.

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini will find out on Thursday if she is personally liable for legal costs incurred in the social grants matter the Constitutional Court heard in March.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa